Fall Leaves Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 Quotes About Fall Leaves

#1. Now Autumn's fire burns slowly along the woods and day by day the dead leaves fall and melt. - Author: William Allingham
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#2. The leaves do fad and fall away, / Berries rot and sheaves decay; / The deer is fled back to the field. / That is all your promises yield. / All wind and words, your vows, I see, / Are barren as the fruitless tree. - Author: Lauren Willig
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#3. And as fall turned to winter, the Darlington peach trees started dropping their leaves again, gently, like they were letting them go. It wasnt the same as giving them up. It wasnt the same as losing them. - Author: Jodi Lynn Anderson
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#4. Let no man grumble when his friends fall off, As they will do like leaves at the first breeze; When your affairs come round, one way or t'other, Go to the coffee house, and take another. - Author: Lord Byron
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#5. However small your garden, you must provide for two of the serious gardener's necessities, a tool shed and a compost heap. A wire bin takes up negligible space and can be concealed by shrubs, or you can make a small pit into which you sweep leaves and clippings, but try not to fall into it. - Author: Ann Scott
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#6. I understood that he left me at the end of his long life just as naturally as the leaves fall from the trees. - Author: Arthur Golden
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#7. The trees are a thousand times taller than me, and hundreds of years older, and the rocks and leaves and plants and animals never do anything silly like kill each other or fall in love or grow up. - Author: Ben Stephenson
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#8. One can fall in love as often as a tree grows leaves. It is perfectly natural but not free of guilt and complications, unless one takes oneself to be a leaf. - Author: David Ignatow
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#9. I wonder if leaves feel lonely when they see their neighbors falling? - Author: John Muir
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#10. Oh, would that my mind could let fall its dead ideas, as the tree does its withered leaves! And without too many regrets, if possible! Those from which the sap has withdrawn. But, good Lord, what beautiful colors! - Author: Andre Gide
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#11. When the last leaf falls,
what will die within us? - Author: Sheniz Janmohamed
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#12. October, baptize me with leaves! Swaddle me in corduroy and nurse me with split pea soup. October, tuck tiny candy bars in my pockets and carve my smile into a thousand pumpkins. O autumn! O teakettle! O grace! - Author: Rainbow Rowell
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#13. In this part of California, there is no fall or spring. Summer drops right into winter, into summer, back and forth. Our idea of autumn is October, where the leaves rapidly go from green to gold to on-the-ground, and it's suddenly freezing. - Author: Kelley York
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#14. I like the word clandestine. It feels medieval. Sometimes I think of words as being alive. If clandestine were alive, it would be a pale little girl with hair the color of fall leaves and a dress as white as the moon. - Author: Carol Rifka Brunt
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#15. As fall the light autumnal leaves, one still the other following, till the bough strews all its honors on the earth below. - Author: Dante Alighieri
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#16. The stars are reliable, unlike any other thing in this crazy world. Leaves fall off the trees. Snow melts. Rain washes away all the things we wrote on the pavement. But the stars are relentless in shining. - Author: Hannah Brencher
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#17. When the leaves rustle, they sound very much like the stealthy movement of a woman in evening dress, and when they shiver suddenly, and fall, and scatter away along the ground, they might be the patter of a woman's hurrying footsteps, and the mark in the gravel the imprint of a high-heeled shoe. - Author: Daphne Du Maurier
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#18. Don't you love fall?" Stacey asked. "All the little festivals, the changing leaves, kids in Halloween costumes, the dead spewing up out of their graves to haunt the living ... - Author: J.L. Bryan
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#19. The leaves fall patiently
Nothing remembers or grieves
The river takes to the sea
The yellow drift of leaves. - Author: Sara Teasdale
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#20. When the season transforms the weather, When leaves fall and nights grow long, That's the time when the spirits gather, They might scare you, but I never fear. I walk past the graveyard and sing a song, Cuz things aren't always as they appear. - Author: Bryant Delafosse
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#21. The autumn leaves blew over the moonlit pavement in such a way as to make the girl who was moving there seem fixed to a sliding walk, letting the motion of the wind and the leaves carry her forward. [ ... ] The trees overhead made a great sound of letting down their dry rain. - Author: Ray Bradbury
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#22. Fall, leaves, fall; die, flowers, away;
Lengthen night and shorten day;
Every leaf speaks bliss to me
Fluttering from the autumn tree.
I shall smile when wreaths of snow
Blossom where the rose should grow;
I shall sing when night's decay
Ushers in a drearier day. - Author: Emily Bronte
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#23. The summer is cruel to its leaves, the fall to its colors, the winter to us. - Author: Herta Muller
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#24. In the spring when the wind is in the new leaves the echo of her voice may still be heard by the fall that bear her name. - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#25. It is our fall from a simplicity and fullness of life directly experienced, from the sensuous moment of knowing, which leaves a gap that the symbolic can never bridge. - Author: John Zerzan
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#26. Being a creator of a song I get to take all these broken fragments of failure and chaos and weave together something beautiful and meaningful. Decay. Death. Pain. Fall. And if God is a songwriter then these fallen leaves of mine can be redeemed - Author: Jon Foreman
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#27. Autumn is a reminder that while the leaves die and fall, there will always be Spring, a chance to replenish and be reborn again. We all have the opportunity to replenish ourselves, to be reborn. - Author: Tao Porchon-Lynch
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#28. Autumn flings her fiery cloak over the sumac, beech and oak. - Author: Susan Lendroth
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#29. Ah! the year is slowly dying,
And the wind in tree-top sighing,
Chant his requiem.
Thick and fast the leaves are falling,
High in air wild birds are calling,
Nature's solemn hymn. - Author: Mary Weston Fordham
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#30. Inside of us, there's a continual autumn. Our leaves fall and are blown out over the water. - Author: Rumi
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#31. But even the moment when the leaves fall from their boughs - even that moment - has a beauty to it. A glory of its own. - Author: Renee Ahdieh
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#32. Long cold nights mark November's return, grey rains fall, wind walks in the bronze oak leaves. - Author: Gladys Taber
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#33. While cares will drop off like autumn leaves. - Author: John Muir
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#34. Republicans are suggesting that you take your retirement money and invest it in the stock market to take care of yourself but that leaves you with choices that you may not know anything about. The purpose of social Security is that you don't fall through the crack and find yourself destitute. - Author: Debbie Wasserman Schultz
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#35. Every time I look at you autumn leaves come in between - does it matter they're the color of your hair - or they still fall in my memory? ... - Author: John Geddes
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#36. Some people fall head over heels. Other people begin to fall without even knowing it - love grows like a spring flower beneath last autumn's leaves and catches them by surprise. - Author: Elizabeth Chandler
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#37. The wild swan hurries hight and noises loud
With white neck peering to the evening clowd.
The weary rooks to distant woods are gone.
With lengths of tail the magpie winnows on
To neighbouring tree, and leaves the distant crow
While small birds nestle in the edge below. - Author: John Clare
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#38. Home is a room dappled with firelight: there are pictures and books. And when the rain sighs, and the acorns fall, there are patterns of leaves against the drawn curtains. Home is where I was safe. Home is what I fled from. - Author: Mervyn Peake
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#39. Around and around the house the leaves fall thick, but never fast, for they come circling down with a dead lightness that is sombre and slow. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#40. In the summer I mowed their lawns for five dollars a week; in the winter I shovelled their walks for cups of hot chocolate; and in the fall I raked their leaves for the pure thrill of watching them burn. - Author: Dan Wells
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#41. We love to hear some men speak, though we hear not what they say; the very air they breathe is rich and perfumed, and the sound of their voices falls on the ear like the rustling of leaves or the crackling of the fire. They stand many deep. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#42. I was drinking in the surroundings: air so crisp you could snap it with your fingers and greens in every lush shade imaginable offset by autumnal flashes of red and yellow. - Author: Wendy Delsol
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#43. Rain falls, wind blows, plants bloom, leaves mature and are blown away; these phenomena are all interrelated with causes and conditions, are brought about by them, and disappear as the causes and conditions change. - Author: Gautama Buddha
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#44. The koans in the Blue Cliff Record do their best to introduce people to their true natures. One of them (number 27 out of 100) quotes a monk asking the master Yun Men, "How is it when the tree withers and the leaves fall?" There are many ways to interpret the question, of course. - Author: Mark Epstein
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#45. Autumn brings the falling of leaves and cool days. - Author: Lailah Gifty Akita
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#46. Soon all the leaves would fall, leaving this spot bare and brown. I felt like I was looking at the pinnacle of a particularly dazzling firework as it filled the night sky, just before it lost its shape and faded into darkness. - Author: Penny Reid
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#47. Listen! the wind is rising, and the air is wild with leaves, we have had our summer evenings, now for October eves! - Author: Humbert Wolfe
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#48. Back in the cabin I light the fire and sit sighing and there are leaves skittering on the tin roof, it's August in Big Sur
I fall asleep in the chair and when I wake up I'm facing the thick little tangled woods outside the door and I suddenly remember them from long ago - Author: Jack Kerouac
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#49. When men once reach their autumn, sickly joys fall off apace, as yellow leaves from trees - Author: Edward Young
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#50. Thank you leaf blowers, for making me look like the world's lamest Ghostbuster. I ain't afraid of no leaves. - Author: Jimmy Fallon
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#51. And a final, anxious part - an ever-growing part - was occupied with the color of the fall sky, the leaves on the ground, the sense that time was passing without being replaced, that it was running out and spooling to the end. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
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#52. Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year. - Author: Chad Sugg
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#53. I wish I understood the beauty
in leaves falling. To whom
are we beautiful
as we go? - Author: David Ignatow
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#54. He removed several pages of death certificates, which were picked up by another breeze and sent into the trees. Some would fall with the leaves that September. Some would fall with the trees generations later. - Author: Jonathan Safran Foer
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#55. Corn wind in the fall, come off the black lands, come off the whisper of the silk hangers, the lap of the flat spear leaves. - Author: Carl Sandburg
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#56. Deliver me from the long drought of the mind . Let leaves from the deciduous Cross fall on us, washing us clean, turning our autumn to gold by the affluence of their fountain. - Author: R.S. Thomas
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#57. Ascensions into heaven are like falling leaves sad and happy all at the same time Going away isn't really sad especially when your going enables a new kind of presence to be born. - Author: Ernest Hemingway,
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#58. The last dead leaves of fall crackled underfoot, winter-crisp. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#59. The leaves fall, the wind blows, and the farm country slowly changes from the summer cottons into its winter wools. - Author: Henry Beston
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#60. I was born to find goblins in their caves / And chase moonlight / To see shadows and seek hidden rivers / To hear the rain fall on dry leaves / And chat a bit with death across foggy nights. - Author: James Kavanaugh
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#61. October is the month for painted leaves. Their rich glow now flashes round the world. As fruits and leaves and the day itself acquire a bright tint just before they fall, so the year near its setting. October is its sunset sky; November the later twilight. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#62. All things are symbols: the external shows Of Nature have their image in the mind , As flowers and fruits and falling of the leaves. - Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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#63. But you can't plead with autumn. No. The midnight wind stalked through the woods, hooted to frighten you, swept everything away for the approaching winter, whirled the leaves. ("The North") - Author: Yevgeny Zamyatin
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#64. Listen ... With faint dry sound, Like steps of passing ghosts, The leaves, frost-crisp'd, break free from the trees And fall. - Author: Adelaide Crapsey
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#65. The meaning of my thoughts started to float away from me, like leaves that fall from a tree into a river, I was the tree, the world was the river. - Author: Jonathan Safran Foer
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#66. Leaves, while they live, hang together; dying, they fall one by one. - Author: Marty Rubin
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#67. To be free means always leaving ... or returning to a place where leaves never fall. - Author: Rich Shapero
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#68. Watch out for intellect, because it knows so much it knows nothing and leaves you hanging upside down, mouthing knowledge as your heart falls out of your mouth. - Author: Anne Sexton
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#69. Not idly do the leaves of Lorien fall - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#70. Two sounds of autumn are unmistakable ... the hurrying rustle of crisp leaves blown along the street ... by a gusty wind, and the gabble of a flock of migrating geese. - Author: Hal Borland
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#71. Autumn is here
and I am in love.
My heart has taken residence in my mind.
I pick the crisp ochre leaves
and put them in my pocket.
I am in love. - Author: Kamand Kojouri
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#72. Some leaves hang on longer but eventually they all fall. - Author: Marty Rubin
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#73. The damps of autumn sink into the leaves and prepare them for the necessity of their fall; and thus insensibly are we, as years close around us, detached from our tenacity of life by the gentle pressure of recorded sorrow. - Author: Walter Savage Landor
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#74. Relations are like leaves in a plant. Some green, some dried. Just shook yourself, and all the dried ones will fall. - Author: Alok Jagawat
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#75. Into the promise of happiness, synchronizing the rhythm of our lives to the turning of the leaves and the rise and fall of the tides. - Author: Jennifer Irwin
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#76. Don't under-rate the scope of your influence in your youth. Don't think you have all the time to make a difference in this world. Recognize that both brown and green leaves fall to the ground. - Author: Nana Awere Damoah
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#77. The critic leaves at curtain fall To find, in starting to review it, He scarcely saw the play at all For starting to review it. - Author: E.B. White
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#78. Once I fall in love, finishing a story leaves a hole in my heart. The characters become your friends. - Author: Sarah J. Maas
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#79. He who goes to bed, and goes to bed sober,
Falls as the leaves do, and dies in October;
But he who goes to bed, and goes to bed mellow,
Lives as he ought to do, and dies an honest fellow. - Author: John Fletcher
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#80. We rode in silence for a while and I wondered if men were the world's leaves. If as we aged the world filled us with its poisons so as old men, filled to the brim with the bitterest gall, we could fall into hell and take it all with us. Perhaps without death the world would choke on its own evils. - Author: Mark Lawrence
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#81. But leaves don't just fall. They wilt and fade and no longer protect you from the rain. - Author: Erik Valeur
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#82. How can you tell drops not to fall when rain exists ...
How can you tell leaves not to fall when wind exist ...
And how can you tell me not to fall in love when you exist ... - Author: Vikram
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#83. Growing up in that fashion is a breeding ground for insecurity and doubt; it also leaves you questioning motives. It took me a long time to see the world as I want it without constantly looking for approval. I still fall, but I'm better suited for survival. - Author: Damon Runyon
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#84. Though the leaves fall from the trees like brown tears, for him everything must be as green as fresh grass, as white as May blossom, as if to convince us all that the seasons are upside down and we are all Tudors now. A - Author: Philippa Gregory
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#85. She decided to watch the leaves on the tree across the way. How many would fall off in such a strong wind? ... She now knew why people made such a fuss about weddings. It was to keep the bride's mind occupied, lest she fall into strange mental chasms. - Author: Julia Quinn
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#86. Books fall from Garry Wills like leaves from a maple tree in a sort of permanent October. - Author: John Leonard
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#87. Nay, could their numbers countervail the stars,
Or ever-drizzling drops of April showers,
Or wither'd leaves that autumn shaketh down,
Yet would the Soldan by his conquering power
So scatter and consume them in his rage,
That not a man should live to rue their fall. - Author: Christopher Marlowe
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#88. Dry leaves rustled up against the walls and skittered away. It was that time of year when it could be hot or cold from day to day; it was neither summer nor fall. An in-between, liminal time. A border. - Author: Anonymous
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#89. Wind warns November's done with. The blown leaves make bat-shapes, Web-winged and furious. - Author: Sylvia Plath
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#90. As in the autumn-time the leaves fall off, First one and then another, till the branch Surrenders all its spoils to the earth; In similar fashion did these evil seeds of Adam throw Themselves from the group, one by one, into the boat At Charon's signal, as a bird is called to its lure. - Author: Dante Alighieri
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#91. Sometimes I fall into the trap of keeping too much to myself, but I think it's important to preserve certain things, it leaves something to the imagination. - Author: Keiynan Lonsdale
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#92. October's Party
October gave a party;
The leaves by hundreds came -
The Chestnuts, Oaks, and Maples,
And leaves of every name.
The Sunshine spread a carpet,
And everything was grand,
Miss Weather led the dancing,
Professor Wind the band. - Author: George Cooper
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#93. Life is like a tree, when you feeling down the leaves fall off. - Author: Iyonna Williams
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#94. In spring, the snow must go; in fall, the leaves can't stay. - Author: Marty Rubin
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#95. There's never been a better time to let the leaves of mediocrity fall from your tree of life. - Author: David Ault
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#96. I especially like your autumn trees, gracefully letting their leaves fall. That is how I would like to shed my own leaves in this autumn of life, easily and elegantly. Why be so attached to what we are bound to lose anyway? I suppose I mean youth, which has been so present in our conversations. - Author: Isabel Allende
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#97. Stray birds of summer come to my window to sing and fly away. And yellow leaves of autumn, which have no songs, flutter and fall there with a sigh. - Author: Rabindranath Tagore
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#98. If only humans could die like the autumn leaves, with a splash of beauty and the promise of another season. - Author: Shana Chartier
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#99. Leaves covered pavement like soggy cereal. - Author: Patricia Cornwell
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#100. A gust of wind rattles the window, and I look out. Leaves are whooshing all over the place, flying past horizontally as if they have engines of their own. - Author: Kate Messner
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